The competition in Nashville grew to become the fifth to be postponed by the league, which opened its 2021 marketing campaign final Wednesday.
The NHL stated the transfer was made “out of an abundance of warning to make sure the well being and security of gamers, coaches and recreation day personnel and in session with medical specialists.”
Canada’s The Sports activities Community reported the Covid-19 subject inflicting the postponement concerned Carolina.
The Hurricanes’ subsequent scheduled recreation is at house towards Florida on Thursday whereas the Predators are set to play Friday at Dallas in what could be the season opener for the host Stars.
The primary 4 postponements concerned the scheduled opening video games for 2020 Stanley Cup runner-up Dallas, two every at Florida and defending NHL champion Tampa Bay, after 17 gamers and two staffers examined constructive for Covid-19.